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Tue 3/28/2017 03:24 PMApril Enforcement Efforts Scheduled For Troop D


Captain Juan Villanueva, commanding officer, Troop D, Springfield, announces that sometime during the month of April 2017, Troop D will conduct a DWI checkpoint and DWI saturations in Jasper and Greene counties, respectively.
Mon 3/27/2017 09:00 AMMotorcycle Skills Testing Temporarily Suspended At Malden Examination Station


Captain Jeffrey N. Vitale, commanding officer of Troop E, Poplar Bluff, announces that the motorcycle skills portion of the testing process is suspended at the Malden Driver Examination Station until further notice.
Mon 3/27/2017 08:02 AMTroop H: Attempted Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Seizure In Holt County


At approximately 1:35 p.m. on March 26, 2017, a state trooper attempted to stop a southbound 2017 Dodge Charger on Interstate 29 at the 79-mile marker in Holt County, when the vehicle failed to yield and a pursuit ensued.
Fri 3/24/2017 02:47 PMOperation A.R.R.E.S.T. To Be Conducted In Jefferson County


Captain Ronald S. Johnson, commanding officer of Troop C, Weldon Spring, announces “Operation A.R.R.E.S.T.” (Alcohol Related Response Enforcement Strike Team).
Fri 3/24/2017 10:43 AMTroop F Announces Certified Boating Safety Program To Be Conducted In Jefferson City


Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer of Troop F, Jefferson City, announces a boater safety certification course will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at the Troop F Headquarters located at 2920 North Shamrock Road, Jefferson City.
Fri 3/24/2017 07:27 AMTroop H: Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Seizure In Andrew County


At approximately 3:03 p.m. on March 23, 2017, a state trooper stopped a southbound 2017 Ford Fusion on Interstate 29 at the 50-mile marker in Andrew County.
Thu 3/23/2017 08:10 AMTroop H: Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Seizure In Andrew County


At approximately 5:21 p.m. on March 22, 2017, a state trooper stopped a southbound 2013 Honda Civic on Interstate 29 at the 53-mile marker in Andrew County.
Wed 3/22/2017 02:58 PMHuman Remains Found In Howell County


The Missouri State Highway Patrol is assisting the Howell County Sheriff’s Department in the recovery of skeletonized human remains on a Howell County road near Mountain View, Missouri.
Wed 3/22/2017 02:54 PM New Location For Ironton, MO, DE Station


Captain Jeffrey N. Vitale, commanding officer of Troop E, Poplar Bluff, announces effective March 23, 2017, the Driver Examination Station in Ironton, Missouri, has changed locations.
Wed 3/22/2017 12:34 PM Inmate Escapes From MoDOT Work Crew -- BACK IN CUSTODY


A local firefighter sighted Butler and contacted law enforcement. Butler was taken into custody without incident.
Wed 3/22/2017 11:01 AM Inmate Escapes From MoDOT Work Crew


At approximately 8:30 a.m. on March 22, 2017, an inmate from the Missouri Department of Corrections fled from a MoDOT work crew in Willow Springs, Missouri.
Mon 3/20/2017 04:09 PMResults Of DWI Saturation In Buchanan County


Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer Troop H, St. Joseph, announces the results of a DWI (driving while intoxicated) saturation conducted in Buchanan County.
Mon 3/20/2017 03:25 PMResults Of Sobriety Checkpoint In Nodaway County


Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer of Troop H, St. Joseph, announces the results of a sobriety checkpoint in Nodaway County.
Mon 3/20/2017 03:20 PMColonel Sandra K. Karsten Announces Transfer, Promotions Effective April 1, 2017


Major Sarah L. Eberhard to transfer to CIB; Captain David A. Flannigan to be promoted to major; Captain Vince S. Rice to be promoted to major; and Lieutenant Dusty L. Hoffman to be promoted to captain.
Mon 3/20/2017 03:18 PMTroop G Releases DWI Saturation Totals


A total of 14 citations and 21 warnings were issued in conjunction with a DWI saturation conducted in Howell County on March 17, 2017.
Mon 3/20/2017 01:26 PMTroop G Conducts Sobriety Checkpoint


A total of 11 citations and 27 warnings were issued in conjunction with a sobriety checkpoint conducted in Texas County on March 18, 2017.
Mon 3/20/2017 01:26 PMPatrol Announces DWI Saturation In Franklin County


Captain Ronald S. Johnson, commanding officer, Troop C, Weldon Spring, announces that sometime during the month of March 2017, Troop C officers will conduct a DWI saturation in Franklin County.
Mon 3/20/2017 01:04 PMCaptain Robert F. Wolf To Retire April 1, 2017


Captain Robert F. Wolf, director of the Governor’s Security Division, General Headquarters, Jefferson City, is retiring after over 37 1/2 years of dedicated service.
Mon 3/20/2017 11:38 AMTroop D Announces Sobriety Checkpoint And Saturation Results


Captain Juan Villanueva, commanding officer of Troop D, announces the results of a DWI sobriety checkpoint conducted in Greene County and a DWI saturation in Jasper County on March 17, 2017.
Mon 3/20/2017 09:24 AMResults Of Multi-Jurisdictional DWI Checkpoint In Boone County   


Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer of Troop F, Jefferson City, announces the results of a multi-jurisdictional DWI sobriety checkpoint conducted in Boone County.
Mon 3/20/2017 08:06 AMResults of DWI Checkpoint In Jackson County On March 17, 2017


Captain Scott Shipers, commanding officer of Troop A, announces the results of a sobriety checkpoint conducted from 11 p.m. on Friday, March 17, to 3:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017.
Mon 3/20/2017 08:03 AMRipley County Fugitive Taken Into Custody


At approximately 4 p.m., March 18, 2017, troopers with the Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested Heath B. Miller, 25, of Rector, Arkansas. The arrest comes after an extensive manhunt in Ripley and portions of Carter counties.
Fri 3/17/2017 11:28 AMPatrol Seeks Public Help In Locating Armed And Dangerous Man


The Missouri State Highway Patrol is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Heath B. Miller, 25, of Rector, Arkansas. Miller is 5 feet 10 inches tall, with brown hair and blue eyes and weighs 218 pounds.
Fri 3/17/2017 10:02 AMTroop H Driver Examination Station Temporary Change


On April 4, 2017, the Gallatin Driver Examination Station normally located in the Daviess County Courthouse, 102 North Main Street, Gallatin, Missouri, will be relocated to Daviess County Library, 306 Grand Street, Gallatin, Missouri.
Tue 3/14/2017 05:00 PMColonel Sandra K. Karsten Sworn Into Office


Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, 23rd superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, was sworn in at 3:30 p.m. on March 14, 2017, during a ceremony at General Headquarters, Jefferson City.
Mon 3/13/2017 01:19 PMTroop D Announces Results Of Commercial Vehicle Scale Runner Enforcement Operation


Captain Juan Villanueva, commanding officer of Troop D, announces the results of a commercial vehicle scale runner enforcement operation conducted on March 8, 2017, near the eastbound and westbound weigh stations along Interstate 44 in Newton County.
Mon 3/13/2017 12:20 PMTroop D Announces Results Of Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program (MCSAP) Enforcement Operations


Captain Juan Villanueva, commanding officer of Troop D, announces the results of Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program (MCSAP) enforcement operations conducted on Interstate 44 in Greene and Lawrence counties on March 8-10, 2017.
Mon 3/13/2017 08:26 AM Charges Filed In Officer-Involved Shooting In Wyatt, Missouri


At approximately 9 a.m., on March 10, 2017, deputies with the Mississippi County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant for a narcotics investigation at a residence on Pecan Street in Wyatt, Missouri.
Fri 3/10/2017 03:59 PMMissouri State Highway Patrol Investigates Officer-Involved Shooting In Wyatt, Missouri


At approximately 9 a.m., on March 10, 2017, deputies with the Mississippi County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant for a narcotics investigation at a residence on Pecan Street in Wyatt, Missouri.
Fri 3/10/2017 03:58 PMMarch Enforcement Projects Scheduled For Troop A


Captain Scott Shipers, commanding officer of Troop A, Lee’s Summit, announces three traffic enforcement operations will be conducted sometime during the month of March 2017.